Holiday cottages in Lothian are a stone’s throw from wild countryside and one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. Lothian is a region of the Scottish Lowlands between the Firth of Forth’s southern shore and the Lammermuir Hills. It is home to the city of Edinburgh as well as the towns of Musselburgh, Livingston, Queensferry, Haddington and Livingston. The region’s scenery is truly spectacular, with rugged hills, woods and moorland frequented by stags and eagles. Lothian also has an incredible number of historical landmarks, from the clifftop fort of Tantallon Castle and towering Blackness Castle to the opulent Palladian-style mansion of Arniston House and Gladstone’s Land on Edinburgh’s Golden Mile.
Self-catering holidays in Lothian are ideal for visitors who want to discover some of Scotland’s most impressive lowland scenery. Spend the day on pebbly Portobello Beach just outside Edinburgh city centre. Look out for rare wildlife at Polkemmet Country Park. Explore amazing landscapes such as Belhaven Bay on the John Muir Way. Or spend the day hiking through Pentland Hills Park, with breathtaking views across the countryside.
Isobel’s Expeditions is an opulent fairy tale castle near Edinburgh in Scotland. The magnificent grand cottage offers groups gorgeous, expansive grounds, a banquet room, a bar, incredible artwork, luxurious detailing, a private tennis court, many entertaining spaces & photogenic scenes